League Information

Spring Season

The Spring baseball season traditionally begins with tryouts in mid-February. Teams form and practices start near the end of February, with games beginning around April 1. The end of season tournaments typically take place in late May or early June. The Spring Season includes:

Modified Coach Pitch (MCP) for ages 5-6

Minor League (coach pitch) for ages 6-8

Rookie League for ages 9-10

Major League for ages 11-12

(Ages as of April 30)

All Star Season

Highly skilled 7-12 year old players are selected from each league to represent West Raleigh in tournaments throughout the Summer (June - August). West Raleigh Baseball All Star teams frequently reach Regional and National competitions, having won 9 National Championships and 1 World Championship.

Fall Season

The Fall baseball season begins with tryouts in August. Teams form and practices start near the end of August with games beginning around September 1. The end of season Tournaments typically take place in late October or early November. The Fall season includes:

Modified Coach Pitch (MCP) for ages 4-5

Minor League (coach pitch) for ages 5-7

Rookie League for ages 8-9

Major League for ages 10-11

(Ages as of April 30)


The mission statement of the West Raleigh Baseball Association is to provide a highly competitive baseball league for children ages 4-12 years old, in a safe and family friendly atmosphere, where the virtues of sportsmanship and community are promoted.

Board of Directors

David Vestal - President

Lisa Rower - Vice President, Treasurer

Karen Civitello - Board Member

Kevin Ennis - Board Member

Danny Poole - Board Member

James Team - Board Member

Patty Clemons - Board Member


Chris Vurnakes - Executive Director

Interested in joining the Board of Directors or the West Raleigh Baseball Committee? Email league@westraleighbaseball.org.

Practice Locations

West Raleigh Exchange Club Park

830 Barringer Road
Raleigh NC 27606
United States

Bond Park

801 High House Rd

Cary, NC 27513

Ritter Park

301 W Lochmere Dr

Cary, NC 27518

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West Raleigh Baseball is a Cal Ripken affiliated league that hosts nearly 500 players from 4 to 12 years old each season. Home games are played at the historic West Raleigh Exchange Club in the heart of Raleigh.